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Island focus: Jokowi appoints new advisors

  • The Jakarta Post

Jakarta   /   Thu, May 17 2018   /  12:44 am

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has appointed four new staff members to his administration through a presidential decree, said Cabinet Secretary Pramono Anung.

They are Adita Irawati, the former corporate communications vice president for state-owned communications firm Telkomsel, Abdul Ghofar Rozin, the son of Nahdlatul Ulama senior cleric Mohammad Ahmad Sahal Mahfudz, Siti Ruhaini Dzuhayatin, the former commissioner of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation’s Independent Permanent Human Rights Commission, and Ahmad Erani Yustika, the former director general at the Villages, Disadvantaged Regions and Transmigration Ministry .

“They have started working and yesterday they coordinated with the state secretary and me because managerial administration [duties] fall under the Cabinet secretary,” Pramono said on Tuesday.

Adita’s task, he added, was to revamp o...